Service alteration details

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Grand Central - Timetable information and social distancing advice

Incident created
20/03/2020 09:23
Last updated
01/10/2020 09:18
Route affected

Between Sunderland / Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross.

TOC(s) affected
Grand Central;

Grand Central are operating their full normal timetable, with four return services between Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross and five return services between Sunderland and London Kings Cross.

More details can be found here.

Social distancing and safe travel advice:

Please continue to follow the latest advice from government and public health officials. If you do travel by National Rail, please consider travelling at quieter times, carry hand sanitiser and follow social distancing guidelines. You must also wear a face covering, unless you are exempt.

Please be aware that reservations are required on all Grand Central services. More details on how you can reserve your seat are available here.

Catering has been removed from all trains so please bring your own refreshments.

Where can I find more information?

More information, including a Q&A and refund details can be found on the NRE Coronavirus page.

For the latest Coronavirus guidance from the NHS, go to

Check before you travel:

You can check your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner.

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